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 Post subject: HP makes the news... again!
PostPosted: Fri Jun 30, 2017 10:51 am 
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https://www.shootingillustrated.com/articles/2017/6/23/top-15-pistol-caliber-carbines/

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 Post subject: Re: HP makes the news... again!
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The carbines seem to get a lot more respect than the pistols :great:

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The pistols get a lot more attention than we realize... otherwise they would quit making them. Its just harder for the gun snobs to justify downing the carbines than the pistols.

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 Post subject: Re: HP makes the news... again!
PostPosted: Sat Jul 01, 2017 11:27 am 
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My guess is the only reason the pistolas are badmouthed is because of the looks. Well, and they are heavy...and they only hold eight rounds...OK...aesthetically there really isn't anything good about a HiPoint, but the fact that it shoots each and every time the trigger is pulled, shoots just about anything that fits inside the magazine, and is tough as titanium, makes it one hell of gun! But it's crowning achievement is that it is accurate as hell too, in spite of the crappy stock sights. So, despite what the snobs say, the HiPoint is one tough gun (thanks to it's weight, not in spite of it), albeit somewhat Glock lookingly fugly, that will shoot what needs shot, when it needs to be shot, and not until. :thumb:

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